Anthony and Faith welcome you to the John Bunyan, a real family run country pub set in a picturesque location nestled in woodland on the edge of the new Heartwood forest.  The pub was named after John Bunyan, a local preacher who wrote Pilgrims Progress and who preached and occasionally lodged in the cottage, the ruins of which are near the pub.


Serving 3 to 4 ales. Working closely with the 3brewers

Please help us to help you, we want to welcome, serve & feed you all. We are an independent family run pub and have a small kitchen. So booking is recommended. So we can have the staff to serve and the stock to cater for you all. We cater for all size groups but tables of 5 or more really do need to book to assist us in ensuring that you have the best experience possible.


The pub has free wifi , a large outdoor seating area and large car park with plenty of grassed area for children to play on. The pub itself is adorned with over 700 plates and jugs and offers a selection of pub games including darts and shove halfpenny. We welcome walkers, cyclists, dog walkers and horse-riders. In winter a real log fire makes it very cosy. We also cater for all occasions including weddings, christenings, birthdays.


Children under 12 are not allowed to dine or drink in the pub except for private parties. More than welcome to use the facilities, Sorry for any  inconvenience caused.